340 Hydraulic Excavator

340 Hydraulic Excavator

With up to 10 percent more productivity than the model it replaces, the Cat® 340 is the best in its class for moving tons per hour. Add in the excavator’s low owning and operating costs and you will profit like nobody’s business.

Engine Power - ISO 9249
346 HP
Operating Weight
82700 lb
Maximum Digging Depth
26.11 ft
Engine Model
Cat C9.3B

Engine

Engine Power - ISO 9249
346HP
Engine Model
Cat C9.3B
Bore
5in
Stroke
6in
Displacement
568in³

Weights

Operating Weight
82700lb

Working Ranges & Forces

Maximum Digging Depth
26.11ft
Boom
Reach 6.5 m (21'4")
Stick
Reach 3.9 m (12'10")
Bucket
HD 2.36 m³ (3.08 yd³)
Maximum Reach at Ground Level
38.7ft
Maximum Cutting Height
35.3ft
Maximum Loading Height
24.6ft
Minimum Loading Height
6.2ft
Maximum Depth Cut for 2440 mm (8 ft) Level Bottom
26.6ft
Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth
21.1ft
Bucket Digging Force - ISO
47190lbf
Stick Digging Force - ISO
32480lbf

Hydraulic System

Main System - Maximum Flow
148gal/min
Maximum Pressure - Equipment
5076psi
Maximum Pressure - Equipment - Lift Mode
5511psi
Maximum Pressure - Travel
5076psi
Maximum Pressure - Swing
4264psi

Swing Mechanism

Swing Speed
8.84r/min
Maximum Swing Torque
105214ft·lbf

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank Capacity
158.5gal (US)
Cooling System
10.5gal (US)
Engine Oil
8.5gal (US)
Swing Drive - Each
4.8gal (US)
Final Drive - Each
2.1gal (US)
Hydraulic System - Including Tank
98.5gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
42.5gal (US)
DEF Tank
21.1gal (US)

Dimensions

Boom
Reach 6.5 m (21'4")
Stick
Reach 3.9 m (12'10")
Bucket
HD 2.36 m³ (3.08 yd³)
Shipping Height - Top of Cab
10.5ft
Handrail Height
10.5ft
Shipping Length
36.8ft
Tail Swing Radius
11.7ft
Counterweight Clearance
4.2ft
Ground Clearance
1.8ft
Track Length
16.6ft
Track Length to Center of Rollers
13.3ft
Track Gauge
9ft
Transport Width - 850 mm (33”) Shoes
11.9ft

Standard Equipment:

  • Note
    • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Cat Technology
    • Product LinkTM
    • Remote flash
    • Remote troubleshoot
    • Compatibility with radios and base stations from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica
    • Capability to install 3D grade systems from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica
    • Cat Grade with 2D and offset memory
    • Cat Assist
    • Cat Payload
    • Cat E-Fence
    • Auto hammer stop
    • Work tool recognition
    • Work tool tracking (requires PL161 attachment locator)
  • Electrical System
    • Maintenance-free 1,000 CCA batteries (x2)
    • Centralized electrical disconnect switch
    • LED exterior chassis and boom lights
  • Engine
    • Three selectable modes: Power, Smart, Eco
    • Auto engine speed control
    • - 18° C (0° F) cold start capability
    • Double element air filter with integrated pre-cleaner
    • Remote disable
  • Hydraulic System
    • Boom and stick regeneration circuit
    • Electronic main control valve
    • Auto heavy lift
    • Auto dig boost
    • Auto hydraulic oil warmup
    • Bio hydraulic oil capability
    • Fine swing
    • Reverse swing damping valve
    • Auto swing parking brake
    • High performance hydraulic return filter
    • Two speed travel
  • Safety And Security
    • Caterpillar One Key security system
    • Lockable external tool / storage box
    • Lockable door, fuel, and hydraulic tank locks
    • Lockable fuel drain compartment
    • Service platform with anti-skid plate & recessed bolts
    • RH handrail and handhold
    • Signaling / warning horn
    • Ground-level secondary engine shutoff switch
    • Rearview camera
  • Service And Maintenance
    • Grouped location of engine oil & fuel filters
    • Scheduled Oil Sampling (S.O.S) ports
  • Undercarriage And Structures
    • Towing eye on base frame
    • Swivel guard
    • HD bottom guard
    • HD travel motor guards
    • HD swing frame
    • Grease lubricated track
    • HD swing bearing
    • 7.56 mt (16,667 lb) counterweight
  • Deluxe Cab
    • High-resolution 203 mm (8") LCD touchscreen monitor
    • Auto bi-level air conditioner
    • Jog dial and shortcut keys for monitor control
    • Keyless push-to-start engine control
    • Height-adjustable console
    • Tilt-up left-side console
    • Heated air-suspension seat
    • Monitor integrated Bluetooth radio with USB/Aux ports
    • 12V DC outlets
    • Document storage
    • Overhead storage and rear storage with nets
    • Beverage holder
    • Cup holder
    • Openable two-piece front window
    • Rear window emergency exit
    • Radial wiper with washer
    • Openable polycarbonate skylight hatch
    • LED dome light
    • Floor welcome light
    • Roof sunscreen
    • Roller fron sunscreen
    • Washable floor mat
    • Beacon ready
  • Premium Cab
    • High-resolution 254 mm (10") LCD touchscreen monitor
    • Auto bi-level air conditioner
    • Jog dial and shortcut keys for monitor control
    • Keyless push-to-start engine control
    • Height-adjustable console
    • Tilt-up left-side console
    • Heated and ventilated air-suspension seat
    • Monitor integrated Bluetooth radio with USB/Aux ports
    • 12V DC outlets
    • Document storage
    • Overhead storage and rear storage with nets
    • Beverage holder
    • Cup holder
    • Openable two-piece front window
    • Rear window emergency exit
    • Parallel wiper
    • Openable polycarbonate skylight hatch
    • LED dome light
    • Floor welcome light
    • Roof sunscreen
    • Roller front sunscreen
    • Washable floor mat
    • Beacon ready

Optional Equipment:

  • Note
    • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Booms And Sticks
    • 6.18 m (20'3") Mass boom
    • 6.5 m (21'4") Reach, HD Reach booms
    • 2.55 m (8'4") Mass stick
    • 2.8 m (9'2") Reach, HD Reach sticks
    • 3.2 m (10'6") Reach, HD Reach sticks
    • 3.9 m (12'10") Reach, HD Reach sticks
    • TB family bucket linkage with/without lifting eye
    • DB family bucket linkage with/without lifting eye
  • Cat Technology
    • Cat Grade connectivity
    • Cat Grade with Advanced 2D
    • Cat Grade with 3D
  • Electrical System
    • Maintenance-free 1,000 CCA batteries (x4)
  • Engine
    • Oil level sensor
    • Battery-operated engine heater
    • Cold start block heater
    • 52°C (126°F) high-ambient cooling
    • Hydraulic reverse fan
    • -32°C (-25°F) cold start capability
  • Hydraulic System
    • Single one-way circuit
    • Combined two-way circuit
  • Safety And Security
    • Boom lowering check valve
    • Stick lowering check valve
    • Inspection lighting
  • Undercarriage And Structures
    • Full-length track guiding guards
    • Segmented two-piece track guiding guards
    • HD rollers
    • 600 mm (24") double grouser, triple grouser, HD triple grouser track shoes
    • 700 mm (28") triple grouser track shoes
    • 800 mm (31") triple grouser track shoes
    • 850 mm (33") triple grouser track shoes
  • Deluxe Cab
    • High-resolution 254 mm (10") LCD touchscreen monitor
    • Roller rear sunscreen
    • Cat Stick Steer
  • Premium Cab
    • One-piece front windshield
    • Cat Stick Steer

H180 GC S Hammer

Impact Energy Class
10750 ft-lb
Blows per Minute
200-400
Maximum Operating Weight
5471.4 lb

H160 GC S Hammer

Impact Energy Class
7500 ft-lb
Blows per Minute
200-450
Maximum Operating Weight
5471.4 lb

Specifications

Engine

Engine Power - ISO 9249
346HP
Engine Model
Cat C9.3B
Bore
5in
Stroke
6in
Displacement
568in³

Weights

Operating Weight
82700lb

Working Ranges & Forces

Maximum Digging Depth
26.11ft
Boom
Reach 6.5 m (21'4")
Stick
Reach 3.9 m (12'10")
Bucket
HD 2.36 m³ (3.08 yd³)
Maximum Reach at Ground Level
38.7ft
Maximum Cutting Height
35.3ft
Maximum Loading Height
24.6ft
Minimum Loading Height
6.2ft
Maximum Depth Cut for 2440 mm (8 ft) Level Bottom
26.6ft
Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth
21.1ft
Bucket Digging Force - ISO
47190lbf
Stick Digging Force - ISO
32480lbf

Hydraulic System

Main System - Maximum Flow
148gal/min
Maximum Pressure - Equipment
5076psi
Maximum Pressure - Equipment - Lift Mode
5511psi
Maximum Pressure - Travel
5076psi
Maximum Pressure - Swing
4264psi

Swing Mechanism

Swing Speed
8.84r/min
Maximum Swing Torque
105214ft·lbf

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank Capacity
158.5gal (US)
Cooling System
10.5gal (US)
Engine Oil
8.5gal (US)
Swing Drive - Each
4.8gal (US)
Final Drive - Each
2.1gal (US)
Hydraulic System - Including Tank
98.5gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
42.5gal (US)
DEF Tank
21.1gal (US)

Dimensions

Boom
Reach 6.5 m (21'4")
Stick
Reach 3.9 m (12'10")
Bucket
HD 2.36 m³ (3.08 yd³)
Shipping Height - Top of Cab
10.5ft
Handrail Height
10.5ft
Shipping Length
36.8ft
Tail Swing Radius
11.7ft
Counterweight Clearance
4.2ft
Ground Clearance
1.8ft
Track Length
16.6ft
Track Length to Center of Rollers
13.3ft
Track Gauge
9ft
Transport Width - 850 mm (33”) Shoes
11.9ft

Standard/Optional Features

Standard Equipment:

  • Note
    • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Cat Technology
    • Product LinkTM
    • Remote flash
    • Remote troubleshoot
    • Compatibility with radios and base stations from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica
    • Capability to install 3D grade systems from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica
    • Cat Grade with 2D and offset memory
    • Cat Assist
    • Cat Payload
    • Cat E-Fence
    • Auto hammer stop
    • Work tool recognition
    • Work tool tracking (requires PL161 attachment locator)
  • Electrical System
    • Maintenance-free 1,000 CCA batteries (x2)
    • Centralized electrical disconnect switch
    • LED exterior chassis and boom lights
  • Engine
    • Three selectable modes: Power, Smart, Eco
    • Auto engine speed control
    • - 18° C (0° F) cold start capability
    • Double element air filter with integrated pre-cleaner
    • Remote disable
  • Hydraulic System
    • Boom and stick regeneration circuit
    • Electronic main control valve
    • Auto heavy lift
    • Auto dig boost
    • Auto hydraulic oil warmup
    • Bio hydraulic oil capability
    • Fine swing
    • Reverse swing damping valve
    • Auto swing parking brake
    • High performance hydraulic return filter
    • Two speed travel
  • Safety And Security
    • Caterpillar One Key security system
    • Lockable external tool / storage box
    • Lockable door, fuel, and hydraulic tank locks
    • Lockable fuel drain compartment
    • Service platform with anti-skid plate & recessed bolts
    • RH handrail and handhold
    • Signaling / warning horn
    • Ground-level secondary engine shutoff switch
    • Rearview camera
  • Service And Maintenance
    • Grouped location of engine oil & fuel filters
    • Scheduled Oil Sampling (S.O.S) ports
  • Undercarriage And Structures
    • Towing eye on base frame
    • Swivel guard
    • HD bottom guard
    • HD travel motor guards
    • HD swing frame
    • Grease lubricated track
    • HD swing bearing
    • 7.56 mt (16,667 lb) counterweight
  • Deluxe Cab
    • High-resolution 203 mm (8") LCD touchscreen monitor
    • Auto bi-level air conditioner
    • Jog dial and shortcut keys for monitor control
    • Keyless push-to-start engine control
    • Height-adjustable console
    • Tilt-up left-side console
    • Heated air-suspension seat
    • Monitor integrated Bluetooth radio with USB/Aux ports
    • 12V DC outlets
    • Document storage
    • Overhead storage and rear storage with nets
    • Beverage holder
    • Cup holder
    • Openable two-piece front window
    • Rear window emergency exit
    • Radial wiper with washer
    • Openable polycarbonate skylight hatch
    • LED dome light
    • Floor welcome light
    • Roof sunscreen
    • Roller fron sunscreen
    • Washable floor mat
    • Beacon ready
  • Premium Cab
    • High-resolution 254 mm (10") LCD touchscreen monitor
    • Auto bi-level air conditioner
    • Jog dial and shortcut keys for monitor control
    • Keyless push-to-start engine control
    • Height-adjustable console
    • Tilt-up left-side console
    • Heated and ventilated air-suspension seat
    • Monitor integrated Bluetooth radio with USB/Aux ports
    • 12V DC outlets
    • Document storage
    • Overhead storage and rear storage with nets
    • Beverage holder
    • Cup holder
    • Openable two-piece front window
    • Rear window emergency exit
    • Parallel wiper
    • Openable polycarbonate skylight hatch
    • LED dome light
    • Floor welcome light
    • Roof sunscreen
    • Roller front sunscreen
    • Washable floor mat
    • Beacon ready

Optional Equipment:

  • Note
    • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Booms And Sticks
    • 6.18 m (20'3") Mass boom
    • 6.5 m (21'4") Reach, HD Reach booms
    • 2.55 m (8'4") Mass stick
    • 2.8 m (9'2") Reach, HD Reach sticks
    • 3.2 m (10'6") Reach, HD Reach sticks
    • 3.9 m (12'10") Reach, HD Reach sticks
    • TB family bucket linkage with/without lifting eye
    • DB family bucket linkage with/without lifting eye
  • Cat Technology
    • Cat Grade connectivity
    • Cat Grade with Advanced 2D
    • Cat Grade with 3D
  • Electrical System
    • Maintenance-free 1,000 CCA batteries (x4)
  • Engine
    • Oil level sensor
    • Battery-operated engine heater
    • Cold start block heater
    • 52°C (126°F) high-ambient cooling
    • Hydraulic reverse fan
    • -32°C (-25°F) cold start capability
  • Hydraulic System
    • Single one-way circuit
    • Combined two-way circuit
  • Safety And Security
    • Boom lowering check valve
    • Stick lowering check valve
    • Inspection lighting
  • Undercarriage And Structures
    • Full-length track guiding guards
    • Segmented two-piece track guiding guards
    • HD rollers
    • 600 mm (24") double grouser, triple grouser, HD triple grouser track shoes
    • 700 mm (28") triple grouser track shoes
    • 800 mm (31") triple grouser track shoes
    • 850 mm (33") triple grouser track shoes
  • Deluxe Cab
    • High-resolution 254 mm (10") LCD touchscreen monitor
    • Roller rear sunscreen
    • Cat Stick Steer
  • Premium Cab
    • One-piece front windshield
    • Cat Stick Steer

Attachments

H180 GC S Hammer

Impact Energy Class
10750 ft-lb
Blows per Minute
200-400
Maximum Operating Weight
5471.4 lb

H160 GC S Hammer

Impact Energy Class
7500 ft-lb
Blows per Minute
200-450
Maximum Operating Weight
5471.4 lb